1987 Tacoma Stalwart 224
- Stock #084726 -
USNS Bold (formerly Vigorous), T-AGOS-12, 1989-2004.
Refit 2005 & 2012,
Designed & made as an Ice breaker for operation at the poles.
Includes 2 tenders, 3 cranes, & also has the A frame on the back for lifting equipment like an ROV, Sonar device or a Sub.
The ship also includes many different state rooms, labs & work areas. It was made more comfortable by the EPA.
The boat comes with a full set of tools & equipment necessary for operation.
Originally a Navy Ship, It was sold to the EPA & has become a Non Combat Vessel. The EPA owned & operated it from 2005-2013. Since, then, The Seattle Maritime Academy Acquired it & has since sold it to the current owner.
The current seller isn't using it like he thought & is looking to sell the ship.
It takes a crew of 10 to run the ship efficiently. Most of the previous crew has agreed to come back to work & service the ship for the new owner.
Currently, there is a care taker living on the ship.
Generally there are limitations with buying a Military Vessel. In this case there are limited restrictions on the sale of this vessel because it was sold to the EPA.
It is currently an Uninspected Ocean Survey Vessel (OSV).
The hull was designed to break ice & opperate in the Arctic Oceans with a large crew. 20 showers & 20 plus toilets.
This boat can service the globe with 1.9 million gallons of fuel storage in 16 tanks.
Powered by Electric Motors fueled from the power created by Caterpillar 970 BHP D398 Engines.
Load Line Draft: 14'-11-6.25''
This is a 60 Meter Vessel
The USCG records it as a 198' Vessel.
1914 Gross Tons
574 Net Tons.
Panama Canal Tonnage:
2330.52 Gross Tonnage.
1123.60 Net Tonnage.
Builder: Tacoma Boat Building Co.
Coast Guard Documented Vessel.
Four - 970 BHP Caterpillar D398 Engines,
Two- 800 SHP GE Cy8T2 Model 426 Propulsion Motors.
Four Main A/C Generators, KATO 600Kw, 600v.- Diesel Engines, Caterpillar D353 414 hp. Last overhauled 2008
Emergency generator: 250Kw, 450v, KATO/Caterpillar 3508
This listing has now been on the market 30 days. If you are thinking of making an offer, go ahead and submit it today! Let's make a deal!
Reason for selling is the seller is not using it.
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